Generativity—the feeling of having contributed to the well-being of others—could mitigate some of the harmful effects of stress, including depression, in people caring for older or disabled individuals.
Category: Honors & Awards
USC Leonard Davis Dean Pinchas Cohen has been awarded a two-year, $200,000 Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG) Award for research aimed at discoveries to address human aging and healthspan.
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology Dean Pinchas Cohen presented Mei-Lee Ney with the Dean’s Medallion at the school’s Scholars and Benefactors luncheon on October 18.
Dean Pinchas Cohen announces record number of new scholarship contributions at this year’s event.
Two members of the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology community participated in the annual Clinton Global Initiative University meeting held October 14-15, 2017 in Boston.
Learn about the launch of this still-thriving partnership bringing high school students to USC labs.
Gerson Galdamez is named a Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Research Scholar. He will focus on solutions for elder abuse intervention and prevention.
The Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute (DCI) will host Paul Irving, chairman of the Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging and distinguished scholar in residence at the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, as the second DCI annual lecturer and the recipient of the DCI Life Journey Inspiration Award on October 24, 2017 on the Stanford campus.
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology PhD student Lauren Brown was recently honored for her poster presentation on telomeres, aging, and minority health by the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science.
Donna Benton, Director of the USC Family Caregiver Support Center, named as a 2017 “A Call for Boldness” Biddy Mason Unsung Shero Legacy Honoree by the Women's Group of Greater Los Angeles County.